Board of Trustees


Anu Sukumar (Chair, Board of Trustees)


Anu Sukumar grew up in New York since 1983 and moved to Atlanta in 2001, He has been a member of GAMA since 2002 and has served the organization as it’s Joint Secretary in 2010, Secretary in 2011 and President in 2013.

Anu lives in Suwanee with wife Bindu, daughters Pallavi, Aavani and mother.  He works for the Forsyth county Sheriff’s office as DFC.



Thomas K Eapen(Sabu) 

Thomas K Eapen was the 34th president of GAMA in 2014, served as  Secretary in 2012 and as Joint Secretary in 2011. Moved to Georgia in 2008 and working as a Finance Manager for an IT company in Alpharetta. Lived in Dubai for 20 years and held various positions in Indian Associations in Dubai and Sharjah. Served different positions in Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church and it’s Community. Worked in a reputed Dutch Company as a Financial Controller before moving into a self owned business in Dubai.Resides in Johns Creek, Atlanta. Education: & MBA. Wife: Letha Thomas, Daughters: Angela & Aleysha, Son: Alan. Native Place: Kottayam, Kerala. children.

Jerish Augustine 

JerishJerish Augustine is from Arakulam, near Thodupuzha, Kerala. He graduated from SB college Changanassery and completed his Masters in Computer Applications from RVS College Coimbatore. He moved to Atlanta in 1997.

Jerish has been a very active member of GAMA for a long time and served as its President in 2015.  Jerish has also served in leadership roles with other community organizations in Atlanta.  Jerish lives in Snellville  with his wife Smitha, originally from Pala, and their kids, Irene and Isaac. Jerish works at CadillacJack, a gaming company located in Duluth.  He is also a member of St. Alphonsa Catholic Church and currently in the Choir and also in Parish committee and Executive Committee.

Prakash Joseph 

IMG_0519Prakash Joseph is from Mallappally, near Thiruvalla, Kerala. He completed his Bachelor of Science from Mahatma Gandhi University and moved on to do his Post-graduation in Computer Science.

He moved to South Carolina, USA in 1999 and joined GAMA in 2000. He has been an active member of GAMA ever since and served as its President in 2016. Prakash currently works as the Lead Supply Chain Analyst with Southern Wine and Spirits, a leading Wine and Liquor wholesaler based in Florida. He is settled in Marietta, Georgia with his wife Vibha, and their daughter Hannah.


Biju Thomas

Biju Thomas Thuruthumalil obtained his Master’s in Social Work (MSW) from Madras University in 1992. He is currently working as a Social Worker with State of GA. He worked as a Social Worker @ United Nations Organizations (UNO) in New Delhi and for the state of Illinois.  He served as President of GAMA in 2011 and 2017. He also served as President of Indian Social Worker’s Association of Illinois and served in different positions in Knanaya Associations. He is living in Georgia since 2003 with his wife Reni Thomas and Children Jerry (18 years) Josh (15 Years), Jaison and Jenson (13 years). His home town is Kannankara in Alapuzha and currently resides in Grayson, GA.